(May 1971)

DC, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff; E. Nelson Bridwell (Assistant Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #334, 347, 360, 373, 437, 443, 449, 600)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["My son...is he man or beast?"] (Table of Contents)

Superman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
B-955

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Gregor Nagy
Reprints:
Keywords:
transformation

My Son... Is He Man or Beast? (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
B-933

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Gregor Nagy [The Changeling]; Jan Nagy (flashback)
Synopsis:
Superman becomes the guardian of Gregor, a teenage boy, when the boy's scientist father dies. However, Gregor hates Superman for accidentally causing him to become a genetic freak who changes into animals without warning. Supermen gradually trains him to control his powers and their relationship changes, until finally Gregor sacrifices his life to save others.
Reprints:

Six Tales of Action (Table of Contents)

The Viking Prince / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

house ad for DC Special (DC, 1968 series) #12, on sale March 2

Here Comes the Wildest Menagerie Yet! (Table of Contents)

Superboy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Superboy (DC, 1949 series) #174 [Giant #G-83], on sale Match 9

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Where the Action Is / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Curt Swan (logo illustration)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (logo illustration)
Colors:
? (logo illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-959

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Bob Rozakis, Alan Wassilak, Joseph Ostapkovich, Gary Skinner

Duel of Doom! (Table of Contents)

Untold Tales of Kandor / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman [as Geoff Browne]
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-944

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman; Supergirl; Brainiac (flashback); Yllura; Arvor
Synopsis:
Two students at the University of Kandor receive top honors when they learn to work together.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Kandor

Indexer Notes

Takes place in Kandor.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["My son...is he man or beast?"]
    Superman
  2. 1. My Son... Is He Man or Beast?
    Superman
  3. 2. Six Tales of Action
    The Viking Prince
  4. 3. Here Comes the Wildest Menagerie Yet!
    Superboy
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Where the Action Is
  6. 5. Duel of Doom!
    Untold Tales of Kandor
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